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Wednesday, July 15th, 6:25pm PDT
Hawaii Buoys Swell Wind Temp
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE
 
5.2 ft 9 sec 96° 8-10 kt 70° ---
NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO
 
5.9 ft 9 sec 106° 12-14 kt 60° ---
NORTHERN HAWAII ONE
 
5.9 ft 11 sec 117° 16-21 kt 80° ---
WHOTS
 
--- --- --- 14 kt 90° 80.8 °F
Waimea Bay, HI
 
3.6 ft 9 sec 47° --- --- 79.7 °F
Kaneohe Bay, HI
 
4.9 ft 9 sec 62° --- --- 80.2 °F
Kaneohe Bay, WETS, HI
 
5.2 ft 9 sec 65° --- --- 80.1 °F
Mokapu Point, HI
 
5.9 ft 9 sec 81° --- --- 80.2 °F
Barbers Point, Kalaeloa, HI
 
3.6 ft 11 sec 171° --- --- 80.8 °F
Pearl Harbor Entrance, HI
 
3.6 ft 10 sec 151° --- --- 80.8 °F
Pauwela, Maui, HI
 
5.2 ft 9 sec 77° --- --- 79.9 °F
Kaumalapau Southwest, Lanai, HI
 
3.0 ft 10 sec 165° --- --- 81.1 °F
Hilo, Hawaii, HI
 
6.9 ft 9 sec 65° --- --- 79.3 °F
WESTERN HAWAII
 
6.2 ft 8 sec 81° 0-2 kt --- 81.5 °F
SOUTHEAST HAWAII
 
6.2 ft 9 sec 74° 12-16 kt 70° 78.8 °F
SOUTHWEST HAWAII
 
--- --- --- 16-19 kt 90° ---
Tanapag, Saipan, NMI
 
3.0 ft 5 sec 58° --- --- 85.8 °F
Ritidian Point, Guam
 
4.9 ft 9 sec 86° --- --- 84.9 °F
Ipan, Guam
 
4.9 ft 8 sec 97° --- --- 85.5 °F
Kalo, Majuro, Marshall Islands
 
5.9 ft 10 sec 147° --- --- 84.0 °F
Aunuu, American Samoa
 
8.9 ft 9 sec 114° --- --- 82.6 °F
Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 

NORTHWESTERN HAWAII ONE (NOAA 51001)

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NORTHWESTERN HAWAII TWO (NOAA 51101)

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NORTHERN HAWAII ONE (NOAA 51000)

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Hanalei, Kauai (CDIP 202)

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WESTERN HAWAII (NOAA 51003)

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Buoy data courtesy of NOAA and CDIP
 
Hanalei buoy directional graphic courtesy of CDIP
 
 Kauai Wind Observations
PrincevilleE(94°)5 kt1:45 pm  Wed 7/15
Moloaa DairyE(98°)3-12 kt1:45 pm  Wed 7/15
LihueENE(60°)10 kt2:00 pm  Wed 7/15
Nawiliwili NosNE(46°)10-14 kt2:24 pm  Wed 7/15
Poipu--
Port AllenE(98°)17-24 kt2:00 pm  Wed 7/15
Makaha RidgeWSW(246°)3-8 kt2:11 pm  Wed 7/15
ManaNW(319°)7-12 kt2:34 pm  Wed 7/15
Barking SandsNW(320°)9 kt2:00 pm  Wed 7/15
Puu Lua--
Puu OpaeWNW(299°)8-14 kt2:34 pm  Wed 7/15
Waimea HeightsW(279°)5-15 kt2:35 pm  Wed 7/15

Wind observations courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
Hanalei tide chart


Waimea Bay Kauai tide chart
Tide chart courtesy of The University of South Carolina
 
Kauai cloud cover
Satellite imagery courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
Tropical storms map courtesy of the University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy
 
FZHW50 PHFO 151929 CWFHFO Coastal Waters Forecast National Weather Service Honolulu HI 929 AM HST Wed Jul 15 2020 Hawaiian coastal waters within 40 nautical miles including the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary. 929 AM HST Wed Jul 15 2020 .Synopsis for Hawaiian coastal waters... High pressure northeast of the area will keep moderate to locally fresh trade winds in place through tonight. A weak disturbance passing northeast of the state will weaken the trades Thursday into Friday. Locally strong trades are expected to return over the weekend.




Kauai Northwest Waters- 929 AM HST Wed Jul 15 2020

REST OF TODAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Isolated showers through the day.

TONIGHT
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Isolated showers.

THURSDAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Isolated showers in the morning, then scattered showers in the afternoon.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 10 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Scattered showers.

FRIDAY
Winds variable less than 10 knots becoming east 10 knots in the afternoon. Wind waves 4 feet. Scattered showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

SATURDAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 to 5 feet. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Isolated showers.




Kauai Windward Waters- 929 AM HST Wed Jul 15 2020

REST OF TODAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Isolated showers.

TONIGHT
East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Isolated showers.

THURSDAY
East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Isolated showers in the morning, then scattered showers in the afternoon.

THURSDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Scattered showers.

FRIDAY
Winds variable less than 10 knots becoming east 10 knots in the afternoon. Wind waves 4 feet. Scattered showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Isolated showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight.

SATURDAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Scattered showers.

SUNDAY
East winds 20 knots. Wind waves 6 to 7 feet. Scattered showers.




Kauai Leeward Waters- 929 AM HST Wed Jul 15 2020

REST OF TODAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Swell southeast 3 feet. Isolated showers.

TONIGHT
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Swell southeast 3 feet. Isolated showers.

THURSDAY
East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Swell southeast 3 feet. Isolated showers through the day.

THURSDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Isolated showers.

FRIDAY
Winds variable less than 10 knots. Wind waves 3 feet. Isolated showers through the day.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Winds variable less than 10 knots becoming east 10 knots after midnight. Wind waves 3 feet. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY
Winds variable less than 10 knots becoming east 10 knots in the afternoon, then rising to 20 knots. Wind waves 3 to 5 feet. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY
East winds 15 knots rising to 20 knots. Wind waves 5 to 7 feet. Isolated showers.




Kauai Channel- 929 AM HST Wed Jul 15 2020

REST OF TODAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Swell southeast 3 feet. Isolated showers through the day.

TONIGHT
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 6 feet. Swell southeast 3 feet. Isolated showers.

THURSDAY
East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 5 feet. Swell southeast 3 feet. Isolated showers in the morning, then scattered showers in the afternoon.

THURSDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Isolated showers.

FRIDAY
Winds variable less than 10 knots becoming east 10 knots in the afternoon. Wind waves 4 feet. Isolated showers in the morning, then scattered showers in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 4 feet. Isolated showers.

SATURDAY
East winds 10 knots rising to 20 knots. Wind waves 4 to 5 feet. Isolated showers.

SUNDAY
East winds 15 knots. Wind waves 6 to 7 feet. Isolated showers.




Coastal waters forecast courtesy of the National Weather Service
 
Wetsand Hawaii 7-day forecast
Surfline Kauai North 3-day forecast
Kauai South 3-day forecast
Magic Seaweed Hanalei Bay 10-day forecast
Long-range surf forecasts provided by Wetsand, Surfline and Magicseaweed